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Certified Registered Medical Assistant - Administrative Focus -Truman Health Services Clinic

Department: Truman Ryan White
Location: Albuquerque, NM

UNM Medical Group, Inc. is hiring for a Medical Assistant to join our Truman Health Services team. This opportunity is a full-time day shift opening located in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Truman Health Services' (THS) is seeking a Certified Medical Assistant with a primary focus on processing prescription prior authorizations and periodically providing administrative support to our Behavioral Health Clinic as well as Medical Assistant support in clinic. This is a new responsibility for the Medical Assistant team. The ideal candidate will be flexible, work independently, open to learning, and ability to provide feedback This position would work at THS' Albuquerque-based outpatient clinic during regular business hours (Monday-Friday 8am-5pm). The position may have flexibility to work from home after 6 months.

*Sign-On Bonus - $2,000*

Minimum $37,856 - Midpoint $41,766*

*Salary is determined based on years of total relevant experience.

*Salary is based on 1.0 FTE (full time equivalent) or 40 hours per week. Less than 40 hours/week will be prorated and adjusted to the appropriate FTE.

Minimum Job Requirements of a Medical Assistant:

1. High school diploma or GED

2. Medical Assistant Program Graduate Certificate and

3. Current Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) or Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) and

4. BLS certification

*Please attach proof of education and licensure as indicated above*

Priority will be provided to candidates who are:

Experienced working with the LGBTQ+ community.

Experienced working in a community based multi-disciplinary setting.

Bilingual English/Spanish.


Under general supervision, performs a wide variety of administrative and clinical Medical Assistant functions in a UNMMG Ambulatory Clinic including but not limited to direct service to patients either by phone or in person by conducting patient registration, verifying demographics, scheduling appointments, verifying insurance benefit/eligibility information, obtaining referral and prior authorizations with insurance carriers, performing patient check in/check out, and collecting co-pays. Collects patient data and/or medical history and performs routine Medical Assistant functions.

About UNM Medical Group, Inc.

UNM Medical Group, Inc. (UNMMG) is the practice plan organization for physicians and other medical providers associated with the UNM Health Sciences Center. UNMMG is a New Mexico non-profit corporation and is an equal opportunity employer. UNMMG strives to mitigate health disparities brought about by technology; we aim to reach underrepresented populations, making healthcare more equitable and accessible for all of the people in New Mexico; we have a demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and student success as well as working with broadly diverse communities.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Commitment:

We will strive as an institution and as individuals to recognize, cultivate and promote all forms of diversity and to foster health and well-being throughout New Mexico by weaving cultural humility and respect for all people.

About Center Truman Health Services:

Truman Health Services is a NCQA Patient Centered Medical Home which provides the highest level of care and latest treatment options for New Mexicans living with HIV, requiring gender-affirming services, or seeking PrEP. We offer a variety of treatment services utilizing a holistic approach towards supporting our patients' medical, social, and mental health needs.

Truman Health Services is seeking a team-oriented, enthusiastic, and experienced individual to work as a medical assistant in an outpatient clinic setting to support our patient's unique medical needs. The medical assistant will be working directly with the team to cover clinic as well as work the front desk as needed. The chosen candidate must be focused, able to handle multiple activities at once, have excellent written and oral communication skills, exceptional computer skills and be detail oriented. This 1.0 FTE position creates an extraordinary opportunity for a medical assistant to provide patient-centered team-based care to a diverse population of patients in a busy clinic.

If you are looking for a fulfilling, challenging position within an amazing, collaborative team of compassionate people, Truman Health Services is the place for you!


UNMMG offers a competitive salary and an attractive benefit package which includes medical, dental, vision, and life insurance as well as tuition reimbursement, generous paid time off plan and 403b retirement for benefits eligible employees.

Apply to our Medical Assistant opportunity with UNM Medical Group, Inc. and a recruiter will contact you shortly!

Notice of Equal Opportunity Employment

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